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Gifs of the Match: LA Galaxy vs. San Jose Earthquakes

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Steven Gerrard and Robbie Keane stole the show this past Saturday, as LA Galaxy defeated the San Jose Earthquakes in a magnificent 5-2 comeback. Here's an animated recap of this thrilling California Clasico.

Steven Gerrard celebrates his first LA Galaxy goal.
Steven Gerrard celebrates his first LA Galaxy goal.
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LA Galaxy royalty was present at StubHub Center to see the start of something special.

Brian Rowe with a big save early on to deny Quincy Amarikwa the opening goal. Amarikwa would go on to score twice shortly after, putting the Quakes up 2-0.

Stevie G with an attractive ball fake almost generated a Galaxy attack.

KEANO!!! Robbie Keane pulls one back for LAG after Steven Gerrard drew a penalty.

OHHHHHHHHHHHHH YA BEAUTY!!!! Steven Gerrard scores on his MLS debut and equalizes the match.

WHAT A HIT, SON! What. A. Hit.

A rocket from Juninho forces the San Jose keeper to make a save.

UUUUUUFFF!!! The crossbar denies Lletget a brilliant goal! Robbie Keane's impressive run set up the chance for LAG to go ahead.

KEANO AGAIN!!! Stevie G's free kick finds the skipper who put the Galaxy ahead 3-2.

WOODWORK AGAIN! This time the crossbar denies Stevie G his second goal of the night.

Gerrard again almost nets his second of the night, but the official had blown the whistle for a penalty. ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

KEANO HAT TRICK!!! The MLS MVP puts away his third from the spot to put the Galaxy ahead 4-2.

TOO LLETGET TO QUIT!!! Da Boy puts away the fifth of the night for the Galaxy. The Cali Clasico comeback was more than complete.